is one of villages in Greece
, situated some 170 km south-east from Thessaloniki
and 320 km from Athens
. The population of Neá Skíti is about 160 people (census of 2016). Many people visit Neá Skíti each year to take a look at its famous sacred mountains and monasteries.
Closest airport Limnos (IATA: LXS) is about 120 km away.
Tourist attractions in Neá Skíti
Mount Athos (Ελληνικά. Όρος Άθως, Oros Athos) is a mountain on the peninsula of the same name in Macedonia, of northern Greece, called in Greek Agion Oros (Άγιον Όρος, transliterated often as Hagion Oros), or in English, " Holy Mountain" In Classical times, the peninsula was called Aktí (Ακτή) (sometimes Acte or Akte). Politically it is known in Greece as the Autonomous Monastic State of the Holy Mountain. This World Heritage Site is home to 20 Eastern Orthodox monasteries and forms a self-gover…
Agiou Pavlou monastery (Ελληνικά. Μονή Αγίου Παύλου) is an Eastern Orthodox monastery at the monastic state of Mount Athos in Greece.
Dionysiou monastery (Ελληνικά. Μονή Διονυσίου) is an Eastern Orthodox monastery at the monastic state of Mount Athos in Greece in southwest part of Athos peninsula. The monastery ranks fifth in the hierarchy of the Athonite monasteries. It is one of the twenty self-governing monasteries in Athos, and it was dedicated to John the Baptist.
If you have seen everything in Neá Skíti already, take a look on the outskirts of the town. If you will be around, try one of the following places:
To understand Neá Skíti better you can also take a look at the gallery.